Wednesday, 24th February 2016

by Joshua Gaskell

Mars plastic, n.

Pronunciation: /mɑːz ˈplastɪk/
Etymology: < the name of Staedtler Mars GmbH & Co. KG or Mars Confections Limited (later Mars, Inc.).

1. An eraser or rubber manufactured by the German company Staedtler.
2. The main ingredient of Mars bars.

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